Learn about the different types of appeals available to challenge a denial of coverage for transgender-related health care.
This section covers how to appeal medical necessity denials only, not denials due to blanket exclusions, so make sure you've reviewed the Understanding a Denial section first to know the difference. This section also covers things outside of the formal appeals process that might help overturn a denial.
- Peer-to-peer appeals
- Internal appeals
- External appeals
- Fair hearings
- Civil rights complaints
- Talking to the employer
- Insurance division complaints
Learn more about each type by expanding the buttons below.
Updated on Mar 30, 2021